Title: Machine-Gun Kelly Summary: The criminal exploits of Public Enemy number 1, George 'Machine-Gun' Kelly, during the 1930s. Directed by: Roger Corman Actors: Charles Bronson, Susan Cabot, Morey Amsterdam Production Company: El Monte Productions Release Date: May 1958 (USA) Aspect Ratio: 1.37 : 1
Machine-Gun Kelly, the famous bank robber, seldom without his Thompson machine gun. The story opens with great jazzy music and a murder shown in shadows. His moll is the driving force behind his exploits. He has an exaggerated fear of death and death symbols. The sight of a coffin makes him freeze during a bank job, causing his lieutenant to lose his arm. Finally, the gang kidnaps a little girl along with her nurse and hold them for ransom.